Sommers Garden

As the story goes, Sir George Somers asked that when he die, his heart be buried on Bermuda where it belongs. His nephew honored his request when he died in 1609 by burying his heart on the grounds that are now known as Somers Garden.

Location

Sommers Garden is located in the heart of St. George.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of dining options to select from in the region around the botanical gardens. The most proximate restaurant to Sommers Garden is White Horse Pub, which serves Caribbean dishes. White Horse Pub is a slight distance away, but distant enough that you will probably want to arrange for employing a means of transport to get there. Temptations and Tavern by the Sea are a couple other food and drink options near Sommers Garden. At Tavern by the Sea you and your companions should be sure to try out International fare and enjoy the local foods and culture of Bermuda.

Nearby Attractions

If you'd like to find out more about visiting two botanical gardens, check out Somer's Gardens, which is located 0.0 miles to the west of Sommers Garden. Additional nearby activities include St. George's Historical Society Museum, which is less than a hundred yards away St. George. Also, you might consider heading to Bermuda Heritage Museum, which is another attraction not far away.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never get bored. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near Sommers Garden
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
St. George's Historical Society Museum Museum 0.0 mi. (0.1 km) W St. George Bermuda
Bermuda Heritage Museum Museum 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) S St. George Bermuda
Old State House Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) S St. George Bermuda
St. George Historical District Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) SW St. George Bermuda
Stocks & Pillory And Ducking Stool Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) SSW St. George Bermuda
Old Rectory Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) W St. George Bermuda
St. Peter's Church Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.0 km) SW St. George Bermuda
Bermuda National Trust Museum Museum 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) SW St. George Bermuda

More Information

Location: Government Hill, St. George, Bermuda

Website

http://www.stgeorgesfoundation.org/education/digital-field-trip/somers-garden/

Email

Sharon Jacobs: director@stgeorgesfoundation.org

 

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